The Israeli embassy in India collaborated with Indian NGOs to help communities affected by the coronavirus pandemic, Businessworld reported Friday. By way of the partnership, the embassy supported initiatives which offer well being providers to homeless households, present staff with coronavirus protecting gear reminiscent of masks and sanitizer and different initiatives to serve impacted populations. Such initiatives embody meals distribution, employment help and stitching provisions for girls in want, in response to Businessworld.NGOs that partnered with the embassy included the Noida Deaf Society, Smile Basis and Tradition Monks, Businessworld reported. “We’re proud to associate with completely different NGOs throughout India to assist and help underprivileged communities in numerous elements of the nation throughout the Covid-19 pandemic,” mentioned Israeli Ambassador to India Ron Malka, in response to The Occasions of India.”We’re working this collaboration throughout the Jewish vacation of Hanukkah, once we gentle candles for eight nights. By bringing a bit of sunshine into individuals’s lives, we hope to banish the darkness that Covid-19 has introduced. Every of us ought to try to be a small gentle, and collectively we will deliver nice gentle,” Malka concluded.